Discover the beauty of the BC Sunshine Coast!
Beach Hideaway B&B is situated on Sunset Beach and is centrally located, just minutes from Sechelt and Davis Bay. As the name implies you are sure to see the most spectacular sunsets during your stay! Not much effort is required to head to this beautiful, West Coast beach.
Stroll out of your ocean view suite, head down our pathway and enjoy our beautiful and secluded beach. When the tide is out in the summer play in the sandbars, watch the eagles soar and enjoy a swim in the Pacific Ocean. You can walk along our beach about one mile to the village of Sechelt and explore quaint shops, restaurants, Shopping Centers and much more or head the other way to Davis Bay Beach.
Davis Bay Beach
This is one of the most popular tourist spots on the entire Sunshine Coast. From Beach Hideaway, it is about a mile and a half walk along the beach or a five-minute drive. During your stroll, breathtaking scenery and wildlife, unique to the West Coast of BC will surround you. Take your time and beach comb, your guaranteed to find lots of neat treasures along the way. Hang out on the sandy beach for awhile or check out the quaint shops and restaurants across the street from the beach. You may want to head to Pier 17, where you’ll find Groceries, reading, Internet and great coffee. At The Beach Buoy you can sit out on the patio and enjoy Fish & Chips along with a cold drink. If antiques are more your style mosey on into the Mosaic Market. Take in the beautiful scenery, collect shells, stroll, and suntan, jump the waves or play in the sand during your stay at Beach Hideaway B&B.
The Sunshine Coast of British Columbia is an eco-paradise for many outdoor activities.
BC Arts and Culture:
We are home to many local artists. Discover Arts and Culture on the Sunshine Coast with Artworks Tour. Check out their website at www.artworkstours.ca or contact Cindy Buis at 604 886-1200 for further information on guided art tours. The Festival of Arts is always a favorite event. Their website, at www.writersfestival.ca has further information. Finally, www.suncoastarts.com has a calendar of arts and cultural events taking place on the Sunshine Coast.
The National Geographic has rated British Columbia as the fourth best spot in the world to dive. Visit www.suncoastdiving.com for more information about great diving on the Sunshine Coast.
Kayak the BC Coast:
Pedals & Paddles and Halfmoon Sea Kayaks offer rentals and guided tours. Visit www.pedalspaddles.com andwww.halfmoonseakayaks.com for more information about awesome kayaking on the Sunshine Coast of BC.
Discover unlimited kilometers of prime mountain biking trails! On the edge biking has a wealth of information about mountain biking on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Visit their store in Sechelt to rent a bike or pick up a map of the trails in the area. Go to their website at www.ontheedgebiking.com for further information about spectacular mountain biking on the Coast.
Cross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing:
Enjoy some winter fun! On the edge biking also offers cross country ski and snowshoe rentals. For more details visit www.ontheedgebiking.com
Year round fun! Davis Bay sports Fishing offers year round fishing charters specializing in salmon fishing, as well as prawn and crab. They usually start their charters right in front of our house, as that is where some of the best fishing on the entire coast takes place. Check out their website at www.fishingsechelt.com for more information about the great fishing opportunities on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.
Scott Elliott from Trout Tales Fly Fishing Adventures will be happy to take you out Fly Fishing. For more information, please visit his website at www.trouttales.ca.
Boating Charters and Tours:
Ask us about romantic private year round boat tours of the scenic Sechelt Inlet. For a little more adventure, take a day trip into the Princess Lousia Inlet and world famous“Chatterbox Falls” with Sunshine Coast Tours. Visit their website atwww.sunshinecoasttours.bc.ca for further information.
There is a boat launch located just around the corner from us so if you have your own boat be sure to bring it for year round boating fun! Head out on your boat in the morning to drop your crab traps and your sure to enjoy a delicious feast later in the day since some of the best crabbing and fishing on the coast takes place right in front of our Bed and Breakfast.
Hiking the Sunshine Coast:
There are endless hikes to enjoy on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. A premiere attraction on the Sunshine Coast is the “Skookumchuck Narrows”. Take the 4km hike and see dramatic rapids in a setting like no other. Another must see is the Caren Range, which is known as the oldest growth forest in Canada. For detailed information and directions to the Skookumchuk Narrows, the Caren Range and unlimited other hiking opportunities in the area visit www.penderharbour.org. If you prefer guided Hikes, contact Mountainvile Eco Tours at 604 883-2453 or Sea Mountain Adventures at 604-740-6460.
Sunshine Coast Provincial Parks:
Porpoise Bay Beach is about a ten-minute drive from Beach Hideaway. This park is located at the southern end of Sechelt inlet in a forest of Douglas fir, western red cedar, western hemlock, maple and alder. It has lovely walking trails, a picnic area and a sandy beach for your enjoyment. Sergeant Bay Provincial Park is north of Sechelt and has trails, beaches and picnicking areas. The surrounding waters are perfect for canoeing, kayaking, scuba diving and fishing. It also has a boat-launching ramp.
If you are interested in horseback riding contact Malaspina Ranch Stables in Madeira Park. They offer guided tours and can be reached at 604 883-1126.
Air Tours from Sechelt to the Jervis Inlet:
Midcoast/Tofino Air offers tours from Sechelt to the Jervis Inlet. Check out their website at www.tofinoair.ca for more information.
No matter what the season, there are many activities to do at Beach Hideaway!
The setting is perfect … so light some candles and romance the night away. Soak in the Jacuzzi tub in the privacy of your suite, while you sip a glass of wine with that special someone. Pamper yourself or a loved one with a massage as you listen to the waves in our new spa studio at the water’s edge or watch the winter storms from our hot tub. Cuddle up in front of the gas fireplace and gaze at the lights of Vancouver Island. Enjoy fine dining at one of the great, local restaurants. Finally, snuggle up in our romantic comfy beds and have a great night’s sleep. Wake up in the morning to a delicious breakfast delivered to your suite.